Cold Cores - Toulouse 29.-31.5.2017

The 8th meeting of the Planck and Herschel project on Cold Cores will be held in Toulouse from the 29th to the 31st of May 2017. The meeting will start on Monday the 29th at 10:30. The days will consist of normal presentations and of discussion sessions on observing projects and ongoing studies.

SOC: Isabelle Ristorcelli, Mika Juvela

Practical information

The meeting takes place at IRAP, Toulouse. See the following link for practical information.


Monday 29th of May

1. Dust in cold cores
10:30-10:35 Isabelle Ristorcelli Welcome
10:35-11:10 Mika Juvela Herschel and SCUBA observations of submm dust properties
11:10-11:50 Mika Saajasto Observations and modelling of dust emission and scattering
11:50-12:30 Karine Demyk FIR dust emissivity: comparison of cosmic dust models with experimental data
12:30-14:00 Lunch
2. Cores and star formation
14:00-14:40 Douglas Marshall Latest updates on MACHETE
14:40-15:20 Alana Rivera-Ingraham Switching on High-Mass Star Formation: Status & Future prospects
15:20-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-16:30 Paolo Padoan Massive star formation
16:30-17:10 Edith Falgarone Cold cores scaling laws (TBC)

Tuesday 30th of May

3. Dust Polarization and Magnetic fields: Observations
9:00- 9:40 Derek Ward-Thompson First results from BISTRO and the promise of BEST-2017
9:40-10:20 Kate Pattle The Magnetic Field Strength and Energy Balance in OMC 1
10:20-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-11:30 Isabelle Ristorcelli Statistical analysis of the polarized dust emission in the environment of Planck Galactic cold clumps
11:30-12:10 Ludovic Montier Magnetic field and structure orientation in the Herschel fields
12:10-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:40 Jean-Philippe Bernard PILOT - balloon borne experiment to measure FIR polarisation
4. Dust Polarization and Magnetic fields: Simulations
14:40-15:20 Veli-Matti Pelkonen Polarisation simulations of cloud cores
15:20-15:50 Coffee break
15:50-16:30 Elisabetta Micelotta Simulation work in progress
16:30-17:30 Discussion 1
19:00-22:00 Dinner downtown

Wednesday the 31st:

5. Molecular analysis and more...
9:00-9:40 Tie Liu TOPSCOPE follow-ups main results
9:40-10:20 Julien Montillaud IRAM molecular follow-ups of GCC Herschel filaments
10:20-10:50 Coffee break
10:50-11:30 Charlotte Vastel Molecules in prestellar cores: recent results
11:30-12:30 Discussion 2
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-16:00 Discussion 3 Conclusion of the meeting

List of participants

  • Alves, Marta (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Bernard, Jean-Philippe (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Demyk, Karine (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Falgarone, Edith (LERMA)
  • Ferriere, Katia (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Juvela, Mika: (University of Helsinki)
  • Hughes, Annie (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Liu, Tie (KASI)
  • Marshall, Doug (CEA/DSM - CNRS - Universit√© Paris Diderot)
  • Montier, Ludovic (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Montillaud, Julien (Besancon observatory)
  • Padoan, Paolo (ICCUB, Barcelona)
  • Paradis, Deborah (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Pattle, Kate (UCLAN)
  • Pelkonen, Veli-Matti (University of Helsinki)
  • Ristorcelli, Isabelle (IRAP, Toulouse)
  • Rivera-Ingraham, Alana (ESA/ESAC)
  • Saajasto, Mika (University of Helsinki)
  • Ward-Thompson, Derek (UCLAN)